Wedding Music

Wedding Day at Troldhaugen

Bryllupsdag pa Troldhaugen by

Grieg's piano piece fizzes with energy.

Full Title Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen) (from The Lyric Pieces Op. 65 – Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)

Notes An extended piece by the Norwegian composer, Edvard Grieg, from his Lyric Pieces, originally for piano, arranged for organ. It is the sixth piano piece in the eighth book of his Lyric Pieces, Op 65, written in 1896 on the occasion of his 25th wedding anniversary. The works festive first section describes the congratulations of the well-wishers, the second section is more reflective.

Duration 6 or 7 minutes

Performers required

  • Organ alone
  • Piano alone

Source of printed music The organ arrangement is by Ronald Watson, published by Oecumuse.

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